Test case title


Description of the intended purpose of the test case. Purpose may also describe the cause/need of the test case, such as, describing a specific high availability failover cause.


Pointer to specific reference in standard, architecture, or other documentation.

Test Setup

  1. List of equipment or software specific to this test case.
  2. List of steps required to prepare the devices / network for testing.
  3. These steps need to be performed only once.

Method of Procedure

  1. List of steps to perform the actual test case
  2. These steps might be performed multiple times, if a retest is required.

Expected Results

  1. List of specific results expected from the procedure.
  2. These results / test metrics are used to indicate the pass/fail status for the test case.
  3. To pass a test case, it all individual metrics would be expected to “pass.”